Spectrum: A 7NEWS Podcast

Spectrum: A 7NEWS Podcast

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April 28, 2022 33 min

Content warning: this episode discuss material related to sexual assault.

What if it's not the past haunting us, but the present?

For decades, hair-raising rumours of a tormented soul haunting Wilfred Barrett Drive in New South Wales have put the Central Coast on the map. In this episode, we take a deep dive into the Jenny Dixon ghost story, and the cultural impact of urban legend and analyse the role folklore plays in societies...

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Since the early days of European arrival, hundreds, perhaps thousands, of people have claimed to have seen a two-metre tall, hairy, ape-like figure stalking the Australian bush, right across the country. So what is this mythical creature we know as the yowie? Join us as we look at the legend and meet a man who has devoted decades tracking it down.

Host: Chris Hook

Producer: Malin Hägglund  

Special thanks to Dean Harrison for yowie re...

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